Monthly Archives: August 2017

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Mons. Hugh O’Flaherty International Humanitarian Award for Sr. Orla Treacy in South Sudan

Coveted award for Sr.Orla Treacy working in South Sudan Article posted on August 30, 2017 by author John O'Mahony . A LORETO nun who has dedicated much of her life to helping those in need in South Sudan is to be the recipient of the 2017 Hugh O’Flaherty International Humanitarian Award. Sr Orla Treacy, from [...]

2017-09-09T18:46:55+00:00August 31st, 2017|Loreto News|

Missionaries of the Sacred Heart in Partnership with Loreto South Sudan

  Missionaries of the Sacred Heart in Partnership with Loreto Sisters in South Sudan. South Sudan was one of the world’s poorest countries before the war, and now, violence, illness, and extreme poverty are destroying the lives of millions Following a peace deal in 2005, war-torn South Sudan slowly began to heal. With a fresh [...]

2017-08-19T18:47:45+00:00August 18th, 2017|Loreto News|

Loreto Sisters campaign against Trafficking

Six months ago the Loreto Irish Province, in collaboration with 'Act to Prevent Trafficking' hosted the UN Gift Box Project.  The emphasis of the project  was to raise awareness of Human Trafficking. Read more details in the link below: Trafficking Newsletter July 30th 2017

2017-09-14T18:58:05+00:00August 18th, 2017|Loreto News|

Loreto at the United Nations

In the latest United Nations newsletter you will read about the Oceans' Conference, reflections from Loreto Sisters worldwide, video clips and an invitation to contribute to UN Together: a global campaign to change attitudes and perspectives in our world in relation to persons who are migrants or refugees:   United Nations News update No. 27

2017-09-14T22:37:20+00:00August 17th, 2017|Loreto News|